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  • Pedal to the metal

    Airmen at Incirlik Air Base formed a bike group that rides around the installation every Saturday and extend the invitation to the entire base.
  • Taking care of business

    More equipment. More supplies. More services. You got it, they bought it. The 39th Contracting Squadron uses knowledge of the federal acquisition regulations to bolster the Air Force’s capability to support the base, the mission and its mission partners.
  • Airmen from 22d EARS honor Shell 77 legacy

    Airmen from the 22d Expeditionary Air Refueling Squadron and the tanker community paused for 77 seconds of synchronized silence to commemorate the legacy of the fallen heroes of “Shell 77” May 3, 2019, at Incirlik Air Base, Turkey. Six years ago, the air refueling community lost three of their own when a KC-135R crashed in Chaldovar, Kyrgyz Republic, after departing to conduct a combat mission. The aircrew members who died were Capt. Mark T. Voss; Capt. Victoria A. Pinckney; and Tech Sgt. Herman “Tre” Mackey III., who were deployed to the 22d EARS in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.
  • USAFE-AFAFRICA commander praises Incirlik’s readiness

    U.S. Air Force Gen. Tod D. Wolters, U.S. Air Forces in Europe and Air Forces Africa commander, visited Incirlik Air Base, Turkey, Dec. 5-6, 2018. “When you wake up each and every morning, bring it strong and be ready,” said Wolters. Readiness was the key theme throughout the visit. During his time here, Wolters met with the Spanish Patriot Unit and
  • USAFE-AFAFRICA leadership visit's Incirlik

    U.S. Air Force Chief Master Sgt. Phillip Easton, United States Air Forces in Europe - Air Forces Africa command chief, visited Incirlik Air Base, Turkey, March 14, 2018.
  • 22 EARS honors Shell 77 at Incirlik

    Photo collages of Capt. Mark Voss, Capt. Victoria Pinckney and Technical Sgt. Herman Mackey III, sit on display against the landing gear of a KC-135 Stratotanker during a memorial ceremony honoring the fallen crew members May 3, 2017, at Incirlik Air Base. Voss, Pinckney and Mackey were deployed to the 376th Air Expeditionary Wing’s 22nd
  • UH-60s catch a ride home on a Super Galaxy

    U.S. Airmen with the 22nd Airlift Squadron wait as U.S. Soldiers with the 3rd Battalion, 501st Regiment, Combat Aviation Brigade, 1st Armored Division prepare a U.S. Army UH-60 Black Hawk to be loaded onto a U.S. Air Force C-5M Super Galaxy March 14, 2017, at Incirlik Air Base, Turkey. The soldiers are returning to Fort Bliss, Texas, after
  • USAFE Airmen integrate, coordinate continuing 39th ABW missions

    (This feature is part of the "Lights Out" series. These stories focus on the operations Airmen conducted at Incirlik Air Base during the eight day commercial power outage in July 2016.)In the wake of the Turkish military’s failed coup July 15, Airmen from the 39th Civil Engineer Squadron and across U.S. Forces in Europe and Air Forces Africa
  • USAFE-AFAFRICA commander visits Incirlik

    U.S. Air Force Gen. Frank Gorenc, commander, U.S. Air Forces in Europe, U.S. Air Forces Africa, and Allied Air Command, is greeted by Col. John Walker (right) and Turkish Air Force Brig. Gen. Ismail Günaydin, 10th Tanker Command commander, Aug. 3, 2016, at Incirlik Air Base, Turkey. Gorenc visited Airmen to thank them for their hard work and
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